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On the lathe, by the lathe: do you have questions? frustrations? tips? This forum is for all the woodturners out there.

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First set of lathe tools question

03-09-2016 02:04 AM by ChrisGadway

I am sure this question has been beaten many times. I’m trying to get ...

28 03-13-2016 01:21 PM
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03-13-2016 12:45 AM by Tim Boger

I’ve acquired a Vermec Sphere Cutting Jig and now want to purchase a Pi...

0 03-13-2016 12:45 AM
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Newbie Questions

03-10-2016 03:25 AM by John

I’ve been woodworking for over 30 years and have never touched a lathe....

15 03-11-2016 02:45 AM
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Need help on mini wood lathe

03-10-2016 02:27 PM by Cubby2

I am looking for a mini wood lathe with 3/4×16tpi and mt1 taper in spind...

1 03-10-2016 04:36 PM
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HF lathe...suggestions on base support

03-06-2016 12:50 PM by BB1

Took the plunge and brought home the HF lathe yesterday (thanks for all the r...

15 03-10-2016 03:54 AM
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Powermatic 45 Tail Stock Restoration

03-09-2016 06:07 AM by EricFB

Guys- I purchased an old powermatic 45 wood lathe. It needs work. Two ques...

2 03-09-2016 01:41 PM
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turning an urn

03-07-2016 09:41 PM by telrite

i have a buddy who is slowly been eaten by cancer. He stopped in over the wee...

2 03-09-2016 08:07 AM
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Powermatic 45 inquiry

02-29-2016 07:28 PM by MrUnix

Ok, this might be a trick question, but was wondering if anyone has experienc...

26 03-08-2016 11:14 PM
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Tailstock on my Delta lathe is slipping

03-07-2016 04:13 AM by Rick M.

Last fall I bought a Delta 46-111 which I repainted but hadn’t gotten a...

5 03-07-2016 07:51 PM
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Flying saucer

03-02-2016 10:32 PM by gwilki

This is segmented in that it is two pieces.Each is turned separately as a bow...

6 03-06-2016 10:20 AM
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Live Center Recommendation

03-04-2016 11:37 PM by rwe2156

Finally getting around to a used lathe I bought. Need a live center for th...

10 03-06-2016 10:18 AM
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What happened to the DVR XP?

02-19-2016 05:40 AM by cdaniels

I ordered my dvr xp about 2 weeks ago when woodcraft had the offer to get a f...

7 03-06-2016 08:42 AM
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I would like your thoughts on the Jet 1221vs

03-02-2016 02:59 AM by loiblb

I work on a Jet 1014 now and it has been a good little tool. But now would li...

5 03-04-2016 01:53 PM
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Delta LA200

02-19-2016 08:02 PM by vbraddy17

I’m thinking of purchasing my first Lathe and found one on Craigslist. ...

3 03-02-2016 07:46 PM
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lathe shaking

03-01-2016 04:47 PM by Johnalan1

Hello. my dad recently got me a lathe for my birthday, i used it at his house...

4 03-02-2016 02:43 AM
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Looking for wine bottle stoppers

03-01-2016 12:55 AM by jkid

Just “learned” how to use a lathe. Spent the week end practicing ...

12 03-01-2016 10:32 PM
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GO 766 versus GO 733

02-29-2016 09:30 PM by dgrant

Hello All, This isn’t one of those post where I am asking for buying...

2 03-01-2016 09:08 PM
View BB1's profile

Thoughts on this lathe

02-28-2016 02:23 PM by BB1

Have been watching CL for a wood lathe (this would be our first one) and saw ...

17 03-01-2016 03:53 AM
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Chemex Style Coffee Carafe Collar

03-01-2016 02:00 AM by Eddie_T

I have a Tricolator coffee carafe that has a metal band and cheap plast...

1 03-01-2016 03:47 AM
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Which chuck for turning bowls?

02-24-2016 06:04 PM by Johnson32

Just got my lathe set up last night. One of my projects id like to play aroun...

23 02-29-2016 04:11 PM

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